Cayllen Ruth was born on May 25, 2009, at St. Luke's in Cedar Rapids. She weighed 9 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 22.5 inches long. Parents are Donnie and Sarah Purk, Belle Plaine.
Grandparents are Bill and Nancy Carlson, Tama and Don and Nancy Purk, Belle Plaine. Great-Grandparents are Evelyn Carlson, Tama, Dolly Purk, Belle Plaine, and Keith and Marilyn Foreman of Missouri.
Cayllen was welcomed home by her big brothers, 13 year old Darrian and 23 month old Maddox.